LONDON: England's cricket bosses Friday committed to a wide-ranging action plan to tackle racism and promote inclusion and diversity at all levels of the game. The developments have come as a response to the "earthquake" that has hit cricket in the wake of the "Azeem Rafiq scandal". 

The plan has been developed jointly by the ECB, MCC, the PCA, NCCA Ltd, the First Class Counties, Women’s Regional Hosts and the Recreational County Cricket network, as a game-wide response to discrimination within the game.

Oct 19, 2020 12:10
MUMBAI: During BCCI’s apex council, it was decided during its meeting via teleconference on Saturday evening, that Ahmedabad or Calcutta will host the Day-Night Test against England. The BCCI is determined to host the series versus England in India.
May 12, 2020 20:05
LONDON: No professional sport, even behind closed doors, will be staged in England until 1 June at the earliest, the UK government has announced. The British government published a 50-page guidance document detailing how England will begin to ease lockdown measures.
Mar 30, 2019 12:03
LONDON: The Football Association (FA) has announced that its current CEO Martin Glenn will be stepping down after two and a half years at the helm of the organization and will be replaced by its current commercial and football development head Mark Bullingham.
Nov 17, 2018 15:11
LONDON: The UK High Court on Friday quashed a lower court's order against extraditing alleged bookie Sanjeev Kumar Chawla to India and directed the District Judge to re-start extradition proceedings against him, Press Trust of India reports.
Nov 03, 2018 14:11
LONDON: It has been an eventful week for the England and Wales Cricket Board (ECB) as it has named Ian Lovett as its new President. Lovett had previously been serving as the deputy chairman of the board as well as been the chairman of English county, Middlesex from 2007-2016 which play all its home games at Lord’s, the Home of Cricket.
Sep 11, 2018 16:09
LONDON: The city’s iconic cricket stadium, The Kia Oval has declared that its partnership with ‘Sky Ocean Rescue’, Sky Sport’s environmental initiative has resulted in the ground preventing the dumping of more than six tonnes or 690,000 pieces of single-use plastic in its very first year. 
Sep 04, 2018 13:09
LONDON: Premier League heavyweights Chelsea announced on Saturday that it has re-entered into a multi-year partnership with Fanatics, the online retailer for operating its revamped ChelseaMegastore.com service. 
Aug 31, 2018 15:08
LONDON: England football’s governing body, The Football Association (FA) submitted on Wednesday its official bid to stage the UEFA Women’s Euro 2021 finals in the country. UEFA’s Executive Committee will announce the winner on 3 December 2018. 
Aug 30, 2018 14:08
BIRMINGHAM: The broadcast arm of the Professional Squash Association (PSA), SQUASHTV will be producing live coverage of one of the most prestigious youth competitions in the sport, the Dunlop British Junior Open and the European Team Championships in 2019 and 2020 in association with England Squash.
Jul 26, 2018 12:07
LONDON: Retailers and manufacturers in the United Kingdom’s FMCG industry benefitted the most from England’s semi-final appearance at the World Cup 2018 as well as the unusual and prolonged heat wave that is sweeping across the country, a report by research agency Nielsen notes.